Tad & Fry
Written by Kelly Campbell
Designed by Anna Cosper, Afsaneh Aayani
Puppet and Set Construction: Nancy Aldrich, Brian Keith, Kelly Campbell, Amy Gray
Costume Design/Construction: Carrie Anne Huneycutt
A tadpole and a fry can become friends, but what
happens when they grow up? Tad and Fry are best
friends, but as their bodies start to change and they
grow up, their friendship is put to the test. What will
happen when Tad grows legs or Fry is ready to
migrate to the ocean? Experience biology and the
science of metamorphosis through this charming and
interactive puppet performance that utilizes shadow
puppetry, music and modified marionette puppets.
Available for school assemblies, libraries, and community events.
Max audience capacity: 250, for grades preschool-6.
Space requirement: 7'x7'
Load in: 30 min
Performance: 45 min
(includes up to 15min post-show demo and Q&A, if time allows)
Load out: 30 minutes